Internships

Internship Opportunities with Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District

Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District is seeking up to 3 interns to assist with natural resource conservation programs.  Interns will assist with water quality monitoring, public education programs, data collection and reporting, demonstration garden maintenance, electronic media, and special projects as assigned.  Interns must be detail oriented; able to work independently; comfortable using Microsoft Excel and Word, social media and the Internet; and available for a flexible schedule that includes day, evening and weekend work.

Internships can begin and end at any time during the year. Internships are for 160 hours and can be renewed throughout the year.  The internship is unpaid, but after completing 160 volunteer hours, the intern will be eligible to apply for a $1,000 scholarship.

Internship candidates must be at least 18 years old by the start of the internship and be pursuing a degree or have graduated within the past year in natural resource management, environmental or agricultural education, regional planning or other related field.  Interns must have a valid driver’s license and their own transportation, and be comfortable working in both indoor and outdoor environments.

To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, (unofficial) copy of college (or high school if applicable) transcript, and 2-3 letters of recommendation to Denise Natoli Brooks via mail or email (denisebrooks@lickingswcd.com).

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